Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.— Mother Teresa
Remarkable Managing Time quotations
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it you can never get it back.
The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence;
it is to act with yesterday's logic.
Time management is really a misnomer; the challenge is not to manage time, but to manage ourselves.
Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent and not enough time on what is important.
Its not stress that kills us, it is our reaction to it.
Meticulous planning will enable everything a man does to appear spontaneous.
Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress.
How did it get so late so soon?
I have been seriously afraid at times but have used my fear as a stimulating factor rather than allowing it to paralyse me. My abilities have not been outstanding, but I have had sufficient strength and determination to meet my challenges and have usually managed to succeed with them.
Time and tide wait for no man.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
I was in the right place at the right time.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.
Work whatever tools you may have at your command and better tools will be found as you go along.
In the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it.
Time management is an oxymoron. Time is beyond our control, and the clock keeps ticking regardless of how we lead our lives. Priority management is the answer to maximizing the time we have.
Only liars manage to always be out during bad times and in during good times.
The secret of my success is that I always managed to live to fly another day.
Books are good company, in sad times and happy times, for books are people-- people who have managed to stay alive by hiding between the covers of a book.
So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.
A problem never exists in isolation; it is surrounded by other problems in space and time. The more of the context of a problem that a scientist can comprehend, the greater are his chances of finding a truly adequate solution.
Nobody objects to a woman being a good writer or sculptor or geneticist if at the same time she manages to be a good wife, a good mother, good-looking, good-tempered, well-dressed, well-groomed, and unaggressive.
God help us from those who believe that they are the sole possessors of truth.
How we manage at times to agree willingly to become prisoners within our own minds and souls of beliefs and ideas on which we can never be flexible.
Time management is the key. Although it seems hectic, as long as you manage your time properly you can get everything done.
The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience.
Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don't put them both together by claiming you "don't have the time".
Time is the coin of life. Only you can determine how it will be spent.
Time is man's most precious asset. All men neglect it; all regret the loss of it; nothing can be done without it.
From the happy-go-lucky days of oil exploration and drilling, when a lot of easy sources were being found and easily managed, we're gotten ourselves into this sort of apocalyptic time. We're willing to destroy almost everything, risk almost anything, and go ahead with techniques for which we have no way of responding to the known problems.
The more you discipline yourself to use your time well, the happier you will feel and the better will be the quality of your life in every area.
Start from wherever you are and with whatever you've got.
The key is in not spending time, but in investing it.
And yet, I found I could survive. I was alert, I felt the pain - the aching loss that radiated out from my chest, sending wracking waves of hurt through my limbs and head - but it was manageable. I could live through it. I didn't feel like the pain had weakened over time, rather that I'd grown strong enough to bear it.